Toy of the Week – Party Bags

This blog is for those of you that are planning or have birthday parties coming up.  Do you want a bag that is reusable and more environmentally friendly than the usually party bags?  Look no further…..we have the answer…… Our party bags are a take on the old school shoe bag (for those of you […]

DIY Paint for Kids

DIY PaintHave you ever had trouble finding child friendly paint, I know I have especially here in Hong Kong. While looking around all the wonderful sites available here on the internet, we found the answer…… Make Your Own………..”but how do we get all the fancy ingredients?” I hear you all ask, well that’s the great […]

DIY Coloured Sand

Do your children pester you to do this activity when they see it? or Maybe you are looking for an activity to do at an upcoming birthday party? Here it is “make your own coloured sand”  you could either save some small empty bottles or pick some up in the $10 shop. It is so […]

Handprint Art

We have been over to Paging Fun Mums again and have found this great activity.  Handprint Art. We think it would make a wonderful present and keep sake for Grandparents or Aunts and Uncles, make the picture and find a cool frame to put it in.  Much easier than trying to do the plaster of […]

Parenting Tip – Password your children

This week’s mid-week blog post comes courteous of www.facebook.com/hollyandeddie This had been shared by a friend via Facebook and although I have already shared it on EEK Facebook site, I thought it was so important and so simple I wanted to share again via our blog site. As parents we all know how important it is to […]

Parenting Tip – Toddler Tantrums…..Ways to Deal

I remember these days, laying on the supermarket floor refusing to move, arching their back so you can not strap them into the buggie! Now they are teenagers the tantrums just come in different forms.  Learning how to deal with them when they are toddlers, I think still works when they are teenagers, maybe. I […]

Parenting Tip – Red Flags for Speech and Language Development

I have just come across this article thanks to Toddler Approved who have lots of interesting articles and activities for toddlers. This particular article is so important for us mum’s as I know we all worry about our children’s development, are they doing things the same as your friends children, can they do this or that yet, […]

Parenting Tip – How to ask “How was school today?” Without actually saying “How was school today?”

With lots of our children just starting on a new journey of school life or going back into the next year after the summer holidays, we as parents always want to know how their day has been and what have they done.  It is so easy to fall into the trap where our children just […]

Parenting Tip – Separation Anxiety

We have found this great post over on Toddler Approved about Separation Anxiety for Toddlers. Just because this is a totally normal stage for your toddler to go through it does not make it any easier, I remember as a mum how seeing my children cry because I was leaving them was the hardest thing […]